Our School

School Profile

St. Joseph the Worker School commenced operation in 1978 in order to provide a Catholic education for all the children of the parish. Our parish and school motto is “Let us work together”.

In 2017, St Joseph the Worker School comprises of 10 class groups, with straight grades from Prep to Year 2, and multi-age classes in Years 3 & 4, and 5 & 6.

Our school offers a wide range of learning opportunities and resources for students to access including a library and computer lab, and a range of playing areas. We offer specialist lessons in Physical Education, LOTE Italian and Art (Performing and Visual Arts on alternate years).

Please contact us to make a time to visit, or drop in and our school leaders will be happy to show you around our school.

School Prayer

Dear Lord,

We ask you to guide and watch over us through our journey at St Joseph the Worker.

Let us Make Jesus Real by working together each and every day.

Help us to make our school a safe and happy environment for all teachers, parents and students.

Let us keep the ill and less fortunate in our hearts and hope that they find love, strength and protection.

St Joseph the Worker, Pray for Us.

2018 Staff

Positions of Leadership

Parish Priest – Father Emmanual Bonello

Principal – Maria Barnes

Deputy Principal – Maria Raso

Learning Life & Faith Leader – Vicki De Leo

Literacy / Learning & Teaching Leader – Maria Raso

Numeracy LeaderInez Barette

Student Wellbeing / Sustainability Leader – Connie Bof

Classroom Teachers

Prep A – Vicki De Leo (Mon, Wed-Fri)  Nadia Venditti (Tues) Prep B – Jacqueline Causer Junior Learning 1aMichael Dean Junior Learning 1b – Meg McKenzie Junior Learning 2 – Maureen McArdle (Mon-Wed) & Pauline Turnbull (Thur-Fri) Middle Learning 1 – Sandra Roche Middle Learning 2 – Rosanna Esposito Senior Learning 1Stephanie Asdagi Senior Learning 2Jackie Hammond (Mon- Thur) & Rosa Adorno (Fri) Senior Learning 3Beth Cilia

Specialist Teachers

Physical EducationCara Boutsead

LOTE (Italian) – Lina Palumbo

Arts Teacher – Connie Bof

Music – Kate Harris (Mon – Tue)


Support Staff

Bursar – Debbie Polimeni

Administration Officer – Angela Parisi

Library TechnicianRosa Adorno (Thur)

Integration Aides –  Angela Todaro, Olga Grammenou and Josephine Trinchi

Enrolment Information

2019 Enrolment

Please contact the office for further information regarding enrolment for 2019 and book in for a tour of the school.